Found April 16, 2012 on Players View:
PLAYERS: Ray Rice
TEAMS: Baltimore Ravens
Nfl_divisional_playoffs_2034

BALTIMORE- As expected Ravens RB Ray Rice did not show up today for the start of involuntary workouts. Rice was hit with the franchise tag early in the free agency period by the team.

Since last season, the productive back has lobbied for a new long-term deal as he has played out his rookie contract.

To read the rest of this story and watch a Ray Rice video please click the link below.

THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
RELATED ARTICLES

Rice won’t report to camp; Ravens reportedly interested in backup QB

Offseason team activities started for the Ravens today. As expected, Ray Rice isn’t there. Rice, who is protesting the franchise, wasn’t expected to report without a new contract. The running wants a large contract, but the Ravens probably aren’t going to give him an Adrian Peterson-type deal. I’m sure it will get worked out eventually. In other news, the Ravens are reportedly...

Flacco shows up for voluntary workouts, Rice doesn’t

The Baltimore Ravens first day of voluntary workouts kicked off at the team’s facility in Owings Mills on Monday morning. And Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco was present, participating in a throwing session, according to Aaron Wilson of The Carroll County Times. Flacco, 27, remains in contract negotiations with the Ravens, but according to Wilson, the [...]

Ravens begin OTA's... but Sergio Kindle still looks like a lost cause...

I have been rooting for Sergio Kindle for a huge comeback from his adolescent mistakes and ensuing medical condition of narcolepsy for a while now...Sergio Kindle, 6-3, 250, DE/OLB, second year out of Texas following a devastating skull fracture suffered prior to signing his original contract with the Ravens last season... a work in progress that may not be allowed the luxury of...

Report: John Harbaugh texting potential undrafted free agents

According to Jason LaCanfora of the NFL Network, Baltimore Ravens head coach John Harbaugh has been texting potential undrafted free agents.  He explains to the players that their  names have come up in draft meetings and let’s them know that the Ravens would like to figure out a way to bring them in.  Harbaugh then tells them to feel free to call with any questions they might...

Ellerbe re-signs with Ravens

The Baltimore Ravens announced Tuesday afternoon that linebacker Dannell Ellerbe, a restricted free agent, has re-signed with the team, according to Matt Vensel of The Baltimore Sun. Ellerbe, 26, was given a second-round restricted tender by the Ravens last month worth $1.93 million. An undrafted free agent rookie out of the University of Georgia in [...]

Ravens interested in Dennis Dixon

The Baltimore Ravens have shown interest in free agent quarterback Dennis Dixon, according to Jim Thomas of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. Dixon, 27, has spent his entire four-year career with the Pittsburgh Steelers, backing up Ben Roethlisberger. If Dixon were to sign with the Ravens, he would compete with second-year quarterback Tyrod Taylor for the [...]

Lee Evans signs with Jaguars

Free agent wide receiver Lee Evans has signed a one-year contract with the Jacksonville Jaguars, according to Tania Ganguli of the Florida Times-Union. Evans spent last year with the Baltimore Ravens where he recorded only four catches for 74 yards over nine regular season games. Ravens fans are still stinging from Evans’ mishandling of a right-on-the-money pass from Joe Flacco...

Report: Jaguars, WR Evans agree to one-year deal

The Jacksonville Jaguars and wide receiver Lee Evans agreed to a one-year deal, the Florida Times-Union reported citing a source. Financial terms were not disclosed, but the newspaper reported that Evans will officially sign the contract on Monday. Evans was a non-factor for the Baltimore Ravens last season, appearing in only nine games and catching a career-low four passes for...

Lee Evans Lands in Jacksonville

Wide receiver Lee Evans has agreed to a one-year deal with the Jacksonville Jaguars, according to Adam Schefter of ESPN. Financial terms were not disclosed. Fantasy Spin: Evans hasnt been relevant in fantasy football since he racked up 1,017 yards with the Bills back in 2008, and the 31-year-old isnt likely going to make an impact in 2012 behind Laurent Robinson and Mike Thomas....

Evans to sign Jaguars

ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported today that wide receiver Lee Evans, with the Ravens last season, will sign with the Jacksonville Jaguars tomorrow. That’s great for Evans. After his drop in the AFC Championship game it was more than likely the Ravens wouldn’t bring him back after releasing him. He had four catches in the regular season and four catches in the playoffs in his single...

Jaguars officially ink Evans

As was reported yesterday, the Jaguars have officially signed former Ravens WR Lee Evans according to the team website. While Evans isn't a top-of-the-line receiver, he's yet another solid guy that certainly adds to the Jaguars less than stellar receiving unit. With this signing, the Jaguars are beginning to look like a very formidable team that could pose many problems...

The Madden 13 Cover Vote Final 4

As predicted on SportsBlooded.com in late March here, #11 seed Patrick Willis and #6 seed Calvin Johnson have cruised to a couple of upset victories in the Madden 13 Cover Vote bracket and are now sitting in the Final Four. They have a tough road ahead of them as Willis faces #1 seed Cam Newton and Johnson faces #1 seed Aaron Rodgers. Newton won in a landslide over Larry Fitzgerald...
Ravens News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.